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Painful dent in the scalp

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Developed painless dent on scalp. What could it be?

I have developed a dent in the left side of my scalp . When I press on it, the dent becomes a little more pronounced. No pain. I have a few other indentations along the left side moving toward ...
 

What causes spots on scalp?

of two saw-buck size spots on her scalp , she had no signs of rash or any discoloration, or any abnormal observable symptoms on these spots.. Her complaint was of a feeling of worms just under her scalp, just ...
 

Painful cyst on the scalp. Is this a pilar cyst?

I have a large cyst on my scalp that is hot to the touch and throbbing. I have had a cyst for years and it has never hurt. It is extremely painful and I am afraid it will burst. Should I go to the ER? I ...
 

What causes onesided pain on scalp?

In my scalp on my right side it hurts alot i cannot move my hair.pls help ...
 

What causes painful bumps on the scalp?

Dear Doc - I am a 41 year old male . I have a scalp related issue - I have many small boil types on my scalps . I dont have any dandruff issue (though I am balding) . Can you please recommend any OTC ...
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Dents in scalp, painful to touch, head pressure. What is wrong?

Hi I am a 29 year old woman when I turned 17 I started noticing dents deepening in my scalp ... a lot of pressure on my head when I get up. the dents look like they outline my brain but when I had ...
 

Reason for dent in the scalp?

Hi I have a really deep dent in the middle of my scalp on my skull I tend to dig into it a lot and it gives me a good sensation I also have a small bump of the side of the dent and tend to pull the hair out ...
 

Pain in the head and scalp. Reason?

theres still pressure on my head after, and also when I move my hair about it hurts my scalp , do you ...
 

Infant with boils on scalp. Treatment?

but it seems to get worse can you give me ideas of how i could treat it from home to calm the pain down ...
 

Pain due to shingles. Flare up on the scalp. Chances of nerve damage?

was watching this line for the second time. As I was looking at it this dent formed and he was in horrible pain ... a couple weeks and he has had pain from it since. Every now and then it is like it flares up. He ...
 

Itchy yellow crust on scalp, neck joint, front scalp, painful, bleeding scab on scalp. Relief treatment?

I have a yellow crust on the bit where my scalp meets my neck , as well as at the front of the scalp and around the ears. It isn t painful but itches a lot. I have a large scab on my scalp, which ...
 

Which cream to use for scalp pain?

Hi, my scalp is painful to the touch. i cant see whether theres any redness or not. I have some ... pain relieving cream? ...
 

Suffering form scalp pain and vertigo

or right. Some times neck and back pain . I usually feel more tension. I watch tv more time. I think more ...
 

Are painful pimples on scalp due to allopathic medicines?

I am having on the scalp some pimples(acne) all around the head which has started causing pain when i lie down. i was on pain killers for disc bulge for the past 1 year. now there is severe loss ...
 

What causes pain in hair roots on the scalp?

I am a bit embarrassed to ask such a trivial question but here goes....What causes the scalp to hurt at the root of the hair ...a pain that feels like a bruise. I had this feeling all over my head ...
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When I scratch certain parts of my Head I get an Sharp stabbing like pain. Why is that ? From brushing my hair or ... ?
That could be due to sensitive scalp which usually is seen when there are infections in the scalp especially with fungus.
 
I have very deep dents in my scalp should i be concerned ?
The painless dents in the scalp that have appeared recently could be due to osteoporotic changes in your body. It is best to get your serum calcium and vitamin D 3 levels evaluated.
 
Okay so i have these two small bumps on the bottom of my right side of the scalp. What can it be?
If the lesions are not associated with pain and are existing since long, they could probably be pappillomas. Can be removed by electrocautery. If they are spreading then chances of warts has to be ruled out.
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